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|Texas Rangers vs. Houston Astros|
The Texas Rangers and the Houston Astros will meet on the field at Minute Maid Park on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.
Derek Holland will be the starting pitcher for the Rangers on this day. Lefthander Holland is 9-6 this season with a 3.02 ERA.
It'll be Brad Peacock toeing the rubber for the Astros in this contest. Righthander Peacock is 1-4 with a 7.31 ERA so far this season.In their last action, Texas was a 9-5 winner on the road against the Astros. Bettors on Texas at -184 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (14) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Current streak:
Texas has won 5 straight games.
Houston has lost 3 straight games.
Texas: 66-50 SU
Houston: 37-77 SU
Texas most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Houston are 8-2
After playing Houston are 8-2
After a win are 8-2
Houston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Texas are 2-8
After playing Texas are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Houston home to Texas, Sunday, August 11